CyanogenMod Powered YU Yureka Launched At Rs. 8,999
As expected, today YU, a subsidiary of Micromax has launched its first smartphone, the Yureka which is powered by one of the world’s most popular custom ROM, CyanogenMod and its launched at very competitive price of Rs. 8,999 and it will be exclusively available on Amazon India, it will be available from second week of January but its pre-booking will starts from tomorrow on Amazon India itself.
If we talk about the specs then Yu Yureka flaunts a 5.5-inch HD display screen of 720p with pixel density of 267ppi which is bit a low if we consider such a big display screen device which is protected by Gorilla Glass 3, under the hood it is powered by a 64-bit 1.5GHz Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor along with Adreno 405 GPU and 2GB of RAM, it comes with a 16GB internal storage which can be expandable up to 32GB via microSD card.
If we talk about photography front, then YU Yureka features a 13-megapixel rear camera with Sony Xmor sensor, it also features time-lapse mode, and support for slow motion video recording at 60fps and can record full HD videos @ 30fps, at front it has a 5-megapixel snapper as well, as per battery it comes with a 2,500mAh battery, to which company claims can survive up to seven hours on LTE, and up to 210 hours on standby mode, it we talk about connectivity then it has dual-SIM card support, LTE support, Wi-Fi, GPS, Micro USB and Bluetooth and as per software is conern it runs on Cyanogen OS 11 which is based on Android KitKat 4.4.4.